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Posted on January 13, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
Diseases of The Veins

When you think about a disease of the veins, varicose veins are probably the first that come to mind, right? Well, that’s not completely unusual considering approximately 50 percent of the U.S. population over 50 years old has varicose veins. Nevertheless, there are many other vein diseases you should be aware of should you find yourself with one or more vein conditions in the near future. The specialists at Palm Vein Center put a heavy emphasis on patient education so that patients can address their vein issues quickly and efficiently. Below are a few diseases of the veins everyone should...

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Posted on January 06, 2015 by Rachel Cohen
Memory Problems Could Signal Stroke Risk

According to a recent study published in the medical journal Stroke, memory lapses in individuals with higher levels of education may be associated with an increased risk of having a stroke. A stroke, or cerebrovascular accident (CVA), occurs when blood circulation to the brain stops, often from a blood clot in a vessel to the brain.

The specialists at Palm Vein Center understand having a stroke can cause serious physical/mental damage and in some cases, death. Therefore, the team feels it’s important to be aware of all the potential warning signs and risk factors of a stroke....

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Posted on December 30, 2014 by Rachel Cohen
New Years Resolutions To Improve The Health Of Your Veins

Some of the more popular New Year’s resolutions, like exercising more, eating healthy and quitting smoking, are great for taking better care of your overall health. However, what you may not know about these resolutions is their ability to improve the health of your veins too. We’ve mentioned conservative treatment options like these in many of our blogs, but we’re mentioning them again for the sake of this New Year! If you include the following lifestyle choices in your list of 2015 New Year’s resolutions, the team at Palm Vein Center have no doubt this incoming year will be a fantastic...

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